6th July 2011

today's walk (Keswick rambling club): Ard Crags and Knott Rigg

heading up Rigg Beck towards Ard Crags

low on the ridge of Ard Crags with Catbells and Maiden Moor in the distance

warm and wet higher up the ridge with Catbells beyond

looking back along the upper part of the ridge with Causey Pike beyond

Keskadale Farm from the ridge

looking onwards to Knott Rigg from Ard Crags summit

the rather wet party on top of Ard Crags

lunch on the descent from the wet and windy top of Knott Rigg

High Crag and High Stile from the lunch spot

descending into Newlands Valley

further down the descent path with Keskadale Farm ahead

in the valley below Keskadale Farm

looking back our descent path can be clearly seen on the side of the fell

approaching Low House Farm with Maiden Moor ahead

at Low House Farm

tea at Low Snab Farm

Low Snab Farm - this barn is soon to be converted into a holiday cottage

leaving Low Snab with Causey Pike and Rowling End ahead

Newlands Church

Scope End, Hindscarth and Robinson from Newlands Church

Scope End and Hindscarth from Gillbrow Farm

Catbells and Little Town from the lane

the new house at Rigg Beck